Average Teacher Salary in Indianola School District

The average teacher salary in Indianola School District is $36,780.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,490 $17,650 $22,390 $26,920 $30,210 $33,400
Kindergarten $40,570 $23,920 $34,720 $42,120 $48,730 $53,520
Elementary $40,100 $30,000 $33,790 $38,750 $47,520 $54,700
Middle school $38,080 $27,940 $32,620 $37,000 $43,340 $51,560
High school $38,660 $23,470 $32,340 $37,590 $46,260 $53,780

How to Become a Teacher in Indianola School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 375
  • Full time teachers: 172
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 47
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 77
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,387

Financial Statistics for Indianola School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,643,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,231,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,674,000
  • Total revenue: $21,548,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,393,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,649,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,668,000
  • Expenditures per student: $231,000
  • Total expenditures: $20,490,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,958,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $951,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $408,000

Information on Schools within Indianola School District

Elementary Schools within the Indianola School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carver Upper Elementary School
404 Jefferson St
Indianola, MS 38751
662-887-2353
  • Total: 523
  • 3rd grade: 204
  • 4th grade: 173
  • 5th grade: 141
16 to 1 32 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Lockard Elementary School
302 College Ave
Indianola, MS 38751
662-887-2554
  • Total: 519
  • Kindergarten: 170
  • 1st grade: 182
  • 2nd grade: 160
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Indianola School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Robert L Merritt Middle School
705 Kinlock Rd
Indianola, MS 38751
662-887-1449
  • Total: 442
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 155
  • 8th grade: 135
10 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Indianola School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cassie Pennington Junior High
701 East Chapman
Indianola, MS 38751
662-887-1852
  • Total: 238
  • 9th grade: 212
14 to 1 17 9th Grade 9th Grade
Gentry High School
801 B.b. King
Indianola, MS 38751
662-887-2433
  • Total: 665
  • 10th grade: 251
  • 11th grade: 216
  • 12th grade: 162
19 to 1 35 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,442
  • Median family income: $32,510
  • Median male income: $22,188
  • Median female income: $13,176
  • Median income of a renter: $19,047
  • Median income of a home owner: $35,960
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,350 650 600 485 225

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